Macular Degeneration Discovery Could Lead to New Treatments (image) University of Virginia Health System Share Print E-Mail Caption The discovery by Brad Gelfand, Ph.D., and his colleagues could lead to the first treatment for the dry form of AMD and significantly improve treatment for the wet form. Credit Dan Addison | UVA Health Usage Restrictions May be used to accompany news coverage of the AMD discovery. All other uses require express written permission from UVA Health. Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.